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Old 02-01-2009, 05:24 PM
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sunroof motor convertible motor

soo do yall know what im taking about when people take the motor out of their convertible top and jsut pull it back with their hands. would the same thing work on a sunroof??? been wondering because my motor is going bad on my sunroof and i dont want to buy another one.
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Re: sunroof motor convertible motor

anyone???????
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Re: sunroof motor convertible motor

can't be done without a lot of modification. try to get a new motor from a junkyard.
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Re: sunroof motor convertible motor

Unless you want to jump into the backseat, insert the little rotation tool and manually turn the sunroof opened/closed, there is no other way.


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Re: sunroof motor convertible motor

so i couldnt jsut push the sunroof up and back. i might jsut find a way to get it to stay on with a latch and ill jsut take it off like a t-top type thing and throw it in the back.
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so i couldnt jsut push the sunroof up and back. i might jsut find a way to get it to stay on with a latch and ill jsut take it off like a t-top type thing and throw it in the back.
there is a way to do anything. i'm sure you can get the hardware to make it a pop up sunroof or have it so it can be removed completely... but why??

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Re: sunroof motor convertible motor

idk i dont really want to take it off. but im trying to look things to do when the motor goes cuz i dont want to spend money for a new motor for it. id like it if i could do the thing like the convertibles
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idk i dont really want to take it off. but im trying to look things to do when the motor goes cuz i dont want to spend money for a new motor for it. id like it if i could do the thing like the convertibles
new motor is not that expensive. search the site there are people partin out ludes all the time. here is Steve's part out thread. i'm not sure if a 5th gen motor is compatible but i don't see why it wouldn't be.
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new motor is not that expensive. search the site there are people partin out ludes all the time. here is Steve's part out thread. i'm not sure if a 5th gen motor is compatible but i don't see why it wouldn't be.
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what do you mean like its bigger or something. ill have to check them out.
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what do you mean like its bigger or something. ill have to check them out.
no the glass is compatible. so if you wanted a glass sunroof instead of the plug you could do that swap also. so i guess the answer to my own question is yes a 5th gen sunroof motor will work in a 4th gen. lol.
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Re: sunroof motor convertible motor

sick i want a glass one.
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talk to steve on that thread i posted for you. he's a friend of mine and a good guy i'm sure he'll give you a good deal on everything. and if you come to the meet in may you won't have to pay for shipping. and there will be so many of us luders there we might even be able to mod your sunroof at the meet!
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Re: sunroof motor convertible motor

sick ok ill try hard to come up there
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get a sawzaw, and make that bitch a T-top!!!
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